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Senior Consultant, Sourcing & Procurement - Supply Chain & Manufacturing Operations
Date Posted
Thursday, January 04, 2018
Toronto, ON
Professional, All, Legal, Accounting, Engineering

Job Type:  Permanent
Primary Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
All Available Locations: Calgary; Vancouver

External Posting Description

Consulting in one word? Multifaceted. The different layers of challenging work, diverse workplaces and opportunities for growth means no two days are ever the same. As a member of this collaborative team, you can develop your skills, challenge your entrepreneurial spirit and push your career to the next level.

Deloitte's Supply Chain & Manufacturing Operations Consulting practice is a leader in the Canadian market. We work hand-in-hand with our clients from across virtually every industry to improve business performance, drive shareholder value and create competitive advantage. Our clients include Canadian and international organizations of all sizes. If you’re eager to tackle complex programs, to learn from some of the biggest leaders in the industry, and to offer clarity in an ever-changing world, consulting may be right for you.   Get inspired by the talented people around you and let your story unfold at Deloitte. Broaden your skills. Broaden your reach. Broaden your career. It’s all possible at Deloitte.

We are growing and have new opportunities for talented professionals to join our successful and collaborative team. As a Senior Consultant in the Supply Chain & Manufacturing Operations Practice, you will actively prioritize and manage the following key activities:


  • Participate in best-in-class Sourcing & Procurement assessments and transformations
  • Lead small, collaborative engagement teams through development and implementation of Sourcing & Procurement strategies and solutions
  • Develop innovative recommendations to address client issues based on an understanding of the client business and industry
  • Identify opportunities, author client deliverables and present findings at the senior client level
  • Work collaboratively with client personnel, leveraging their resources and knowledge to achieve project goals and complete deliverables on-time
  • Build strong relationships with client counterparts and key stakeholders
  • Provide clear and concise status updates and assist the leadership team with managing project risks
  • Mentor and support junior resources on engagements
  • Drive the development of proposals to assist clients in improving their supply chain performance
  • Continuously improve professional skills through a variety of Deloitte and external training courses
  • Participate in firm recruiting events to help the practice attract highly talented team members

External Posting Qualifications

  • 4-6 years of Sourcing & Procurement related work experience preferred (3 years+ for Consultant level)
  • Project-based experience is an asset
  • Previous consulting experience, as an internal or external consultant, is preferred
  • Demonstrated expertise in some of the following areas:
    • Strategic Sourcing
    • Category Management
    • Procurement Transformation
    • Spend Analysis
    • Sourcing Strategy Development
    • RFx Development
    • Supplier Negotiations
    • Contract Development & Management
    • Supplier Performance & Relationship Management
    • Supplier Risk Management
  • Experience with the leading Source-to-Contract and Procure-to-Pay technology is an asset
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities
  • Superior verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to work effectively in teams
  • Someone who thrives in a fast-paced and fluid environment
  • Comfortable working in an ambiguous environment with pressing deadlines and constantly changing client needs and conditions
  • Prior undergraduate studies in Business/Engineering/Mathematics/Computer Science advantageous
  • Graduate studies in Business or Supply Chain related specializations preferred
  • Travel within Canada and abroad may be required

Get your career off to a great start. What impact will you make?

We’re always looking for people with the relentless energy to drive and push themselves further to find new avenues and unique ways of reaching our shared goals. At Deloitte, we know that being the undisputed leader means empowering our people to be the very best they can be – so they can make an impact that matters for clients, colleagues and the community, and for their own careers.

We offer a truly differentiated talent experience that empowers our people with unlimited opportunities to do meaningful work and to grow, learn, and lead at every point in their career.  Deloitte’s newly designed offices offer unique workspaces that strengthen connections, inspire innovative ways of working, and provide the necessary tools to help you make an impact that matters. And with our global reach and network, you’ll always be part of the Deloitte community.

“Once Deloitte, always Deloitte.”

Lead yourself. Lead a team. Lead the firm. It’s all possible at Deloitte.

Deloitte is one of Canada’s leading professional services firms, providing audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory services across Canada. At Deloitte, we combine industry insight with a deep understanding of today’s local and global business challenges to give our clients the intelligent, practical and principled solutions they need to resolve both today’s and tomorrow’s challenges. 

Let Deloitte show you how to push your career to the next level. And let your story unfold.

Deloitte is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce.  We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Please advise the Recruiter to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout this process.  Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.